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Water Orton Bridge (That Part in Water Orton Civil Parish), Water Orton

Description: Water Orton Bridge (That Part in Water Orton Civil Parish)

Grade: II
Date Listed: 8 September 1961
English Heritage Building ID: 309422

OS Grid Reference: SP1741391413
OS Grid Coordinates: 417413, 291413
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5203, -1.7448

Location: Minworth Road, Water Orton, Warwickshire B46 1NQ

Locality: Water Orton
Local Authority: North Warwickshire Borough Council
County: Warwickshire
Country: England
Postcode: B46 1NQ

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Listing Text

SP19SE Water Orton
4/108 Water Orton Bridge (that part
08/09/61 in Water Orton C.P.)
(Formerly listed as Bridge
(over River Tame) (the part in
Meriden R.D.))
- II
Road bridge. Circa 1520 for Bishop Veysey of Exeter, with later alterations. Red
sandstone ashlar. 6 semi-circular arches spanning the River Tame. V-shaped
cutwaters continued upwards to form refuges at parapet level. Draining spouts
above the two centre arches conducted water off the bridge. Plain parapet
largely rebuilt in the C19.
(Buildings of England: Warwickshire: p466; VCH: Warwickshire: Vol IV, (1965),

Listing NGR: SP1741391413

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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